Preliminary Program

The Conference will address the following topics:

  • Global proprieties of the Milky Way: Stellar populations and ISM in the Galaxy, Day 1,2
  • The Inner Galaxy: the Bulge and the Bar , Day 3
  • The Inner Galaxy: the Nuclear Star Cluster and the Central Molecular Zone , Day 4
  • The future perspective: Gaia, 4MOST, JWST, E-ELT , Day 1,2,3,4


The conference will be hosted at Haus der Astronomie, in Heidelberg.


Transportation to the conference venue from the city will be provided


This conference is funded by the SFB 881 "The Milky Way System" project.